HTC, the Taiwanese tech firm announced a brand new category of product from them which has never been seen before. HTC Re Camera which is an acton camera like GoPro is an innovative offspring from the company trying to bounce back with its latest inventions.
HTC Re comes with a 16MP camera sensor in a weird yet smart design which is makes it fit for anyday use. For moments when you wished you had a camera, HTC RE aims to give you the camera so you don’t regret back. HTC RE Camera has 146 degree wide angle aperture which easily captures surroundings along with the object. The design of the action camera is like a L-pipe or an inverted inhaler which is to be hold in hands with the L part facing outside. There is a shutter key on the curved part which allows you to take pictures and videos.
Alike GoPro, this action camera is also supported with Slow Mo videos and time lapse, and it also comes with accessories from the company itself. The RE Camera comes with a microSD slot and 820mAh battery which is expected to shoot 1.5 hours of video or 1200 shots in a single go. There are apps for Android and iOS which makes use of this camera for better use case. The app connects with the device over WiFi Direct to share multimedia content wireless-ly.
The action camera for $199 is a good buy considering you actually use it. The product looks impressive but still not sure how well it can perform in a market like India.